I’m almost halfway through my year of not buying clothes. What’s changed? Well, going cold turkey has completely shifted my mindset on shopping. From spending hundreds of dollars every month to nothing at all, this was a shock to the system to jolt me out of my bad habit. At this six month milestone I have set myself a new challenge: learning to sew my … Continue reading What you discover about your body when you sew your own clothes
We need to drastically change our behaviour to reduce the environmental and human cost of our love of fashion. It’s time for a serious challenge. Continue reading One year. No new clothes. Can I do it?
A week and a half ago I arrived home from a confrontational experience. From the physical exertion, to the way my beliefs and values were challenged, to new perspectives and openness. In short, that old cliché: a life-changing experience.